Decision justified as new boss arrives!

  CandH blogger Allen Cummings explains why he had no option but to renew his season ticket – it’s in the blood you see 🙂       So  the deal we’ve all, or most of us at least, been eagerly anticipating is finally done. Pellegrini is the new ‘Manu’ on the block. No wonder […]

Pellegrini turns back on Iron backroom connection

Manuel Pellegrini will snub the recent tradition of involving an ex Hammer in his backroom team at the London Stadium. With the likes of Teddy Sheringham and Stuart Pearce involved under Sam Allardyce and David Moyes, it was possible that the Chilean boss may bring in another former Iron. But he clearly sees that as a […]

Hammers ready to let four go

West Ham will bid to offload their not so fab four to boost Manuel Pellegrini’s summer transfer kitty. The club are ready to wave goodbye to Sam Byram, Edimilson Fernandes, Jordan Hugill and Andy Carroll as they try to ensure the boss has around £1oo million to spend this summer. Injury-prone Byram and Carroll could collect […]

Hammers close in on striker

West Ham are closing in on the signing of highly-rated teenager Luke Thomas. He could become the first signing of  Manuel Pellegrini’s reign although he has been regularly scouted for several months by the club. According to some sources a £1.2m offer has been lodged by the Hammers and the move could be confirmed in […]

Pellegrini arrival recalls Pardew’s foul mouthed outburst

Former Hammers boss Alan Pardew may feel that salt is being rubbed into his Manuel Pellegrini wounds following the announcement that the 64 year old is to take over the role he once held. For it was back in 2014 that the now out of work Pards was forced to apologise to the man for […]

Pellegrini makes a Twitter pledge

Manuel Pellegrini has ensured that he has taken his delight at becoming West Ham boss to a wider audience than available on the club website where he gave his first interview. After detailing his hopes of bringing in more players and explaining how happy he is to join the club, he took to his Twitter […]

Pellegrini rocks out with the Stones

The new West Ham manager had his priorities right – get the contract sorted in time to have a night with the Stones. Manuel Pellegrini lost no time at all in getting inside the London Stadium tonight with our picture showing the gaffer  getting himself ready to watch the greatest band on Planet Earth from […]

Pellegrini targets key area for reinforcements

Manuel Pellegrini will focus his transfer activity on defence and midfield as he settles down to sorting West Ham unbalanced squad. The new boss – like his predecessor David Moyes –  sees his major issues as being at the back where the Hammers conceded a ridiculous 68 goals last season – with Stoke City – […]

Pellegrini’s No 2 a serious hardman

Arentine hardman Rubén Cousillas is likely to join new West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini as the assistant boss at the London Stadium. Former goalkeeper Cousillas was his assistant at both Hebei China Fortune and Manchester City where he gained a reputation as a no nonsense coach who takes no rubbish from anybody. Leading Manchester freelance journalist […]

Manuel to music by Canning Town Len

The day would not be complete without Manuel Pellegrini getting a special greeting from the main West Ham man. A very confused Canning Town Len has weighed in with his own special ‘ello geezer to the ‘Argie bargy’ man recently arrived from China. He has learned too he tells us that Manuel likes to play […]